Director Mahendran, who was last seen playing the baddie in Thalapathy Vijay’s Theri is now busy with the shoot of the Tamil remake of Fahad Faasil’s Maheshinte Prathikaaram. Sources say that Mahendran plays Udhayanidhi’s dad in the film, which is being directed by Priyadarshan.
The shoot of the yet-untitled film is currently progressing in Tenkasi and surrounding locales. Santhosh of Moonshot Entertainment is bankrolling the remake, which also has Namitha Pramod, Samuthirakani and MS Baskar in important roles.
We hear that the shoot will be wrapped up in August and after the Tenkasi schedule, Priyadarshan is also planning to film important scenes in Madurai and Theni.